Nicola Sturgeon

Scottish National Party MSP for Glasgow Southside


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  • Scottish Parliament: Transvaginal Mesh Implants (Removal) 10 Oct 2019

    In general terms, yes, I share the concern that Jackson Carlaw has articulated today and on previous occasions. There have been two on-going priorities for the Scottish Government, which I hope have the support of members across the chamber. The first was to ensure that there was a halt to new mesh procedures. Earlier this week, we saw statistics that show that there have been no such...
  • Scottish Parliament: Transvaginal Mesh Implants (Removal) 10 Oct 2019

    As I have said in the chamber previously, I, as First Minister, apologise to any patient who suffers in the national health service—people have a right to expect such an apology. There is a long history in terms of mesh procedure, some of which we have often rehearsed in the chamber. The approvals for the procedure and the equipment used are matters that are outwith the Scottish...
  • Scottish Parliament: Her Majesty’s Prison Inverness (Staff Safety) 10 Oct 2019

    The Cabinet Secretary for Justice would of course be happy to meet members to discuss issues in our prisons. We are committed to on-going investment in our prison estate and to modernising and improving it. Security, not just in terms of prisoners but for the staff who work in our prisons, is extremely important. CCTV is important, but the Scottish Prison Service has measures beyond that for...

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Scottish National Party MSP for Glasgow Southside

Entered the Scottish Parliament on 6 May 1999 — Election

Also represented Glasgow Govan; Glasgow

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